Alex NisichenkoAssociate Director
Alex is an Associate Director on LeapFrog’s Asia team, sourcing, evaluating and managing investments across South and Southeast Asia. He has played a key role in the investments in India’s IFMR Holdings and Northern Arc Capital (formerly IFMR Capital), as well as in the remittance leader WorldRemit.
Before joining LeapFrog, Alex worked with D. Capital, focusing on private capital and debt investments in the financial and renewable energy sectors across sub-Saharan Africa. Alex also worked with Innovations for Poverty Action in Ghana and the MIT Poverty Action Lab in India, where he led large-scale financial economics field experiments. Previously, Alex worked with Bainbridge Management Consulting & Capital Advisory, advising Fortune 100s on emerging market strategies and leading financial diligence for US-based private equity funds.
Alex has an MBA (Finance) from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business and a BA in International Business (Honours) from Johns Hopkins University.
- Associate Director on LeapFrog’s Asia team
- MBA (Finance) from the UC Berkeley Haas and a BA in International Business (Honours) from Johns
- Previously with D. Capital working on investments across sub-Saharan Africa; with Innovations for Poverty Action in Ghana; and with the MIT Poverty Action Lab in India